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6 Quebec Hikes You Need To Add To Your Bucket List This Fall

The perfect trails to immerse yourself in the fall foliage.

6 Quebec Hiking Trails To Add To Your Bucket List This Fall

Before you know it, the leaves in Quebec will be turning into all kinds of shades of yellow, orange and red. And where better to explore the fall foliage than on one of the many Quebec hiking trails?

A little walk in nature always does the soul some good, so here are a few spots to do exactly that during the colourful fall season.

Parc des Chutes-de-la-Chaudière

Distance from Montreal: 2 hours and 40 minutes

Why You Need To Add It To Your Bucket List: Parc des Chutes-de-la-Chaudière has both hiking and cycling trails, so it's an ideal spot for both walkers and bikers. There's also a 35-metre-high waterfall for you to be awed by.

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Parc national du Mont-Mégantic

Distance from Montreal: 2 hours and 35 minutes

Why You Need To Add It To Your Bucket List: This national park has 20 kilometres of gorgeous hiking trails, so not only will you get to fall in love with the colours of the changing leaves, but you'll also get a sick workout in.

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Chutes Delaney

Location: Sentier Bras-du-Nord, Quebec

Distance from Montreal: 3 hours and 15 minutes

Why You Need To Add It To Your Bucket: If you're a fan of chasing waterfalls, this 7.7-kilometre back trail is the perfect place to do exactly that.

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Parc de la Chute-Montmorency

Distance from Montreal: 2 hours and 40 minutes

Why You Need To Add It To Your Bucket List: This place is a Quebec classic, you're not going to want to let another fall season go by without hiking to the waterfall at Parc de la Chute-Montmorency.

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Parc national de Frontenac

Distance from Montreal: 2 hours and 45 minutes

Why You Need To Add It To Your Bucket List: A little trip to the Eastern Townships is always worth it. And the hiking trail on this national park gives you all the colourful views your heart desires.

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Mont Ouareau

Distance from Montreal: 1 hours and 45 minutes

Why You Need To Add It To Your Bucket List: This mountain in Saint-Donat is nothing short of breathtaking. The short hike is said to be rather challenging, but it'll all be worth it once you see the view from the top.

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